The Oakland Raiders Arrive At London’s Gatwick Airport

The Raiders flew from Providence, R.I. and arrived at London’s Gatwick Airport in preparation for Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium. After falling to 0-3 after a loss to the Patriots in New England. The Raiders have to flip the switch and focus on the Miami Dolphins and adjust to a totally different environment as well. There will be a dramatic more »

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Oakland Raiders: Notes on Team’s Loss to The New England Patriots on Sunday

The Oakland Raiders fell to 0-3 on Sunday losing to the New England Patriots 16-9 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass.   Quick Recap Kicker Sebastian Janikowski was the only player to score for the Raiders, kicking three field goals from 49, 37, and 47-yards. Rookie quarterback Derek Carr was efficient. He was 21-of-34 for 174 yards and one interception. He played more »

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Matt Schaub Out For Raiders When They Battle The Patriots In Foxborough

Raiders veteran back-up quarterback Matt Schaub won’t be available for Sundays matchup with the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Ma. Schaub returned home to be with his wife after she had an emergency caesarean section to deliver the couple’s baby. The birth was premature, but both mother and child are said to be doing well.  We here at Valley Bay more »

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Oakland Raiders: A Quick Look at QB Derek Carr So Far This Young season

Oakland Raiders’ rookie quarterback Derek Carr was named the teams starter after a breakout performance against the Seattle Seahawks in the final game of the preseason.  Although it was only a practice game and against Seattle’s ones for a series and their second team defense and beyond after that, Carr looked good. The games that do not count are no more and Carr is more »

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Derek Carr Named Oakland Raiders’ Starting QB; But Why?

Fox Sports’ NFL Insider Jay Glazer has reported that Oakland Raiders’ head coach Dennis Allen has informed his players that Rookie Derek Carr will start at quarterback instead of Matt Schaub in week-one against the New York Jets.   Glazer reported the information via Twitter: Breaking: Raiders players have been informed that the team is making the switch at QB and starting more »

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Oakland Raiders’ Notes: Carr Shines On Thursday, Coach Allen Not As Clear When Talking QB Situation

The Oakland Raiders started rookie quarterback Derek Carr against the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday night.  Starting quarterback Matt Schaub is nursing a sore elbow, giving the team the perfect opportunity to get a better look at Carr. Carr led the Raiders to four touchdowns on the team’s first four drives.  The first drive ended with a 5-yard touchdown run by more »

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Oakland Raiders: Derek Carr Leads Team to a 28-7 Lead Over Seattle Early in The First Half

Rookie quarterback Derek Carr got his first career start in the Oakland Raiders’ final preseason matchup.  Before you knew it the Raiders led the Seattle Seahawks 28- 7.  Carr had three touchdown passes with 13:45 left in the second quarter. Denarius Moore had two touchdown catches, helping his cause in the competition at wide receiver. Carr led the Raiders to a touchdown on more »

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Oakland Raiders: Matt Schaub Still Out, Does it mean Anything?

Oakland Raiders’ quarterback Matt Schaub didn’t practice for the second straight day due to a sore elbow.  Raiders’ head coach Dennis Allen fielded questions regarding his quarterback at his press conference today following practice. His status for Thursday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks is still up in the air.  “It’s still to be determined, if he’s you know, 100% ready he more »

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